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Rashard Mendenhall loses yard

Updated: December 25, 2010, 1:09 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Steelers running back Rashard Mendenhall has lost the extra yard he was incorrectly credited with Sunday against the New York Jets, costing him a 100-yard game.

The Elias Sports Bureau, the NFL's statisticians, deducted the yard Mendenhall was given on a 9-yard run to the Jets 26 in the second quarter.

There was confusion when the chain crew accidentally began moving the yard markers, so referee Peter Morelli's crew placed the ball at the 25 and signaled ...

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